Phew! Another holiday weekend is in the books and it looks like we all survived the fireworks. What's next? A PC upgrade, of course! Let's go straight to the heart of your machine with today's top deal -- an Intel Core i7 4790 (Haswell) Quad Core Processor for $295 with free shippiong (normally $315 - use coupon code: [EMCPCPF76]). This 22nm Haswell chip sprints at 3.6GHz to 4.0GHz and had Intel HD 4600 Graphics, though check these deals daily to pair this chip with a discrete GPU.
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If you want to make a statement that your PC is the big dog in your neighborhood, you'll need an intimidating enclosure that's as large as it's attitude. It also helps if you find one that's universally liked, which is what's so cool about today's top deal -- it's for a Rosewill Thor 2 Gaming Full Tower Computer Case for $90 with free shipping (normally $130 - use coupon code: [EMCPCPW37]; additional $20 mail-in-rebate). Large and in charge, this chassis supports up to E-ATX/XL-ATX motherboards. And while user reviews should always be taken with a pinch of salt, this sucker's sporting a 5/5 star rating out 705 votes -- not too shabby!
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The science books have it all wrong. They'll tell you that the VelociRaptor lived around 75 million to 71 million years ago during the later part of the Cretaceous period. Bzzzt! In reality, the species is only around 11 years old, though it's evolved considerably since then. Today's VelociRaptors are much more technically advanced, and as a result they run faster and hold more storage. Curious to learn more? Check out today's top deal for a Western Digital WD VelociRaptor 1TB HDD for $165 with free shipping (normally $180 - use coupon code: [EMCPDHC24]). It has a 10,000 RPM spindle speed, SATA 6Gbps interface, and 64MB of cache.
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Neuroscientists have found that playing video games can actually increase your brain size. And in a separate study, it was found that gamers are more educated and social than non-gamers. So, if you were looking for reasons to justify a graphics card upgrade, 'You're welcome!' Now that you've determined it's acceptable imperative to your health and well being to upgrade your GPU, check out today's top deal for an MSI R9 280 Gaming Video Card for $200 with free shipping (normally $230; additional $30 mail-in-rebate). This puppy barks with 1,792 stream processors, 3GB of GDDR5 memory on a 384-bit bus, Twin Frozr IV cooler, and factory overclocks.
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Ah, the smell of a new build. You know what we're talking about -- it's that delightful scent of unboxing and unwrapping brand new PC parts. It's the next best thing to a new car smell, only a heck of a lot cheaper, especially if you planning a lower cost system to begin with. Starting to get ideas? Well then, check out today's top deal for a Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3P AM3+ AMD 970 Motherboard for $70 with free shipping (normally $85 - use coupon code: [EMCPDWC29]; additional $10 mail-in-rebate).
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"Raise the shields!," the captain barked at his crew as missile approached his spaceship, "I can't, Captain. We've lost power!," Lieutenant Save-a-Lot responded. "What do you mean we've lost power, didn't you just install a new power supply?," the captain asked. "I did, sir, and I saved us a bunch of cash by going with a generic model." *KABOOM* We're not saying your computer will go up in flames if you take Save-a-Lot's approach to upgrading your power supply, but why risk it? There are high-quality, name brand units available that won't obliterate your budget. For example, check out today's top deal for a Seasonic 660W Full Modular Power Supply for $100 with free shipping (normally $140 - use coupon code: [EMCYTZG486]; additional $20 mail-in-rebate). It's light on the wallet but high on reliability and efficiency with 80 Plus Platinum certification.
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Go ahead and pour an ounce on the ground for our fallen comrade, HD-DVD. When you're finished, turn your attention to the victor, Blu-ray, which hasn't always been affordable. Even today Blu-ray hardware can tend to be expensive, though not always. If you're looking to hop on the Blu-ray bandwagon for streaming completely takes over, then check out today's top deal for a Pioneer 16X BD-R Blu-ray Burner for $55 with free shipping (normally $65 - use coupon code: [EMCPDWP39]). This drive sports speeds of 16X BD-R, 2X BD-RE, 16X DVD+R, 12X BD-ROM, and 16X DVD-ROM, along with 4MB of cache and 3D support.
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Bitcoin and other virual currency miners threw a wet blanket over the launch of AMD's R7 and R9 series cards by hording all the inventory in hopes of striking it rich, but that's fast becoming old news. AMD cards are back in stock. Looking to pick one up? Check out today's top deal for an Asus DirectCU II Radeon R9 270X Graphics Card for $179 with free shipping (normally $210 - use coupon code: [EMCPDWP223]; additional $10 mail-in-rebate). This card features 2GB of GDDR5 memory, a factory overclocked, and a custom cooling solution for lower temps and noise.
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Want to know what we like most about generic, no-name power supplies? Nothing. Like a crazy ex-lover, generic PSUs are prone to self destruct when you least expect it and for no apparent reason. Don't do that to yourself. If you're in the market for a new power supply, have a look at today's top deal for a Corsair HX Series HX750 750W Power Supply for $90 with free shipping (normally $120 - use coupon code: [EMCPDWP24]; additional $20 mail-in-rebate). This is an 80 Plus Gold certified model with modular cabling and a generous 7-year warranty.
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Liquid cooling isn't for everyone. Self-contained kits have certainly made liquid cooling accessible to a new audience, but if the idea of running water through your system still gives you the willies, or if you just don't want to pay the premium attached to such cooling solutions, you're in luck. Air cooling is still vogue, and affordable! Just check out today's top deal for a Zalman CNPS10X Optima 120mm Fluid Shield Bearing Shark's Fin Blade CPU Cooler for $30 with free shipping (normally $35; additional $20 mail-in-rebate). It has aluminum fins, copper heatpipes, and compatibility with a wide range of sockets.
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